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Conspiracy eyed in Atimonan shooting

A member of the NBI fornensic team examines one of the bullet riddled SUV at the Municipal Police Station in Atimonan, Quezon where 13 people were  killed in an alleged 'shootout' with police and military at a checkpoint last January 6.INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA

The National Bureau of Investigation has found that the killing of 13 people at a joint police-military checkpoint in Atimonan, Quezon province, on Jan. 6 was a “conspiracy,” and decided to bring criminal charges against the policemen and soldiers involved.

Posted: January 31st, 2013 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Aquino reiterates support for Ochoa despite Quezon shooting controversy

Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa file photo

President Aquino sees no reason to doubt Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa, the administration’s anticrime czar whose name has been dragged into the police killing of 13 alleged criminals in Atimonan, Quezon, on Jan. 6.

Posted: January 28th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Defy illegal orders, PNP chief tells policemen

PNP Director General  Alan Purisima. FILE PHOTO

PNP Director General Alan Purisima reminded policemen of these basic tenets as the 148,000-strong force prepared to mark its 22nd anniversary on Sunday, under a new brand: “Serbisyong Makatotohanan (Genuine Service).”

Posted: January 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Police official admits approving the checkpoint where 13 were killed in Quezon

Chief Superintendent James Melad. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Sacked Chief Superintendent James Melad, the former director of the Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) regions, admitted he gave the go-signal to put up the checkpoint in Atimonan, Quezon, on January 6 where 13 people were killed.

Posted: January 24th, 2013 in Uncategorized | Read More »

PNP chief vows to penalize moonlighting cops

Philippine National Police Director General Alan Purisima: Not prematurely cleaned up. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA

The Philippine National Police (PNP) has ordered the stricter implementation of its policy prohibiting policemen on active duty from moonlighting as security escorts for private individuals in the wake of the Atimonan, Quezon, shooting.

Posted: January 20th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »